Review: Felicity Ward @ Exeter Phoenix

The Women of the World (WOW) Festival graced the stages and galleries of the Exeter Phoenix last weekend to celebrate female artists, in the year that marks the centenary of female suffrage. It was a weekend of workshops, DJs, performances and plays, showcasing a wide range of female talent. And yet the audience of comedian Felicity Ward’s stand-up gig was far from female-only. Marketed as a festival “for women and for anyone who knows a woman”, people of all age ranges and genders were present at the gig, and the audible laughter that circulated throughout her performance indicated the wide-reaching scope of Ward’s humour. Felicity Ward is an Australian comedian, who stumbled into stand-up while pursuing a career in acting and has featured on Live at the Apollo and been nominated for the Edinburgh Comedy Award for Best Show in 2018. Ward is currently touring the UK with her newest material, with her Exeter performance coming a couple of weeks into the tour. Continue reading Review: Felicity Ward @ Exeter Phoenix

Interview: Felicity Ward

  This week we had the pleasure of interviewing the wonderful Felicity Ward ahead of her stand up tour 50% More Likely to Die which kicks of this Sunday October 2nd at the Bike Shed. Massive thank you Felicity for chatting to us and for such an interesting interview. Hi Felicity! You’re kicking off your tour in Exeter, are you looking forward to being here? … Continue reading Interview: Felicity Ward

Preview: Felicity Ward at The Bikeshed Theatre – 02/10/16

Multi-award winning Australian comedian Felicity Ward brings her stand-up show 50% More Likely to Die to Exeter’s Bikeshed on Sunday 2nd October, after a hugely successful run at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival this summer. Ward won the third best reviewed comedy show out of the entire Edinburgh Fringe Festival in 2015, and has starred on Russell Howard’s Good News, BBC sitcom Josh, The John Bishop … Continue reading Preview: Felicity Ward at The Bikeshed Theatre – 02/10/16